Making My Boys Smile in Photoshop πŸ™‚

Wanna hear the story of how I made my boys smile in Photoshop? This last Mother’s Day my wife wanted nothing more than a picture of all of us together on Mother’s Day.Β 

We don’t get dressed up much, in fact with my wife being a stay at home superheroine and me working in the dungeon, we find ourselves in pajamas (my wife would clarify that they are house clothes) more often than not.Β  We made a very deliberate attempt at church to get a shot of us all dressed up (well, outside clothes for all intents and purposes).Β  Β 

My boys, they didn’t provide us with a smile, so I made them smile in Photoshop.Β  They may learn their lesson in the future πŸ™‚

In today’s tutorial,Β  I will show you how to get creative with your anti-smiling children and make them learn to enjoy the snap-happy Mom moments all at the same time!Β  If this doesn’t put a smile on your face today, I don’t know what will.Β  I needed to lighten things up after last week’s post πŸ™‚

Photoshop Foundations: Cleanup Tools

In all seriousness,Β  if you want to get REALLY good at cloning things like this in your photos, you have got to see my Photoshop Foundations Cleanup Tools Course!Β 

Blake Rudis
f.64 Academy and f.64 Elite are the brainchildren of Blake Rudis. While he is a landscape photographer he is most passionate about post-processing images in Photoshop and mentoring others.

For Blake, it is less about the art and more about the process. He dives deep into difficult topics and makes them easy to understand through his outside the box thinking.
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